PRINT FEATURES


STUDS Collector Card Series- Featured builder

Blocks Magazine, Issue 24, October 2016- Show Report on Brick Fiesta

Bricks Magazine, Issue 4, 2015

Blocks Magazine, Issue #1 October 2014: Extreme Bricks, featuring Hogwarts

Newsweek Magazine May 9, 2014: Everything is Awesome: The vast world of LEGO gets star treatment in new documentary

Extreme Bricks, by Sarah Herman, featured builder

Hispabrick Magazine #15 December 2012

Magic Bricks: Put Up & Connect by Monsa Publishing (Spain)


ONLINE FEATURES


THE WOMAN WITH 4 MILLION LEGO BRICK BEYOND THE BRICK

March 2017 Beyond the Brick

"...I didn't really think about the fact that it was going to take over my entire house. But that is what happens when you love what you do..." (Alice Finch, 5:55)...” Watch Video


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AWARD WINNING MERCER ISLAND LEGO ARTIST GETS A KICK FROM BRICKS
MOIRA MACDONALD - SEPTEMBER 2017The Seattle Times

"...Finch, who teaches Lego camps for children, hopes that her visibility as a Lego master will inspire more girls to get creative with the bricks. When she debuted the Hogwarts build, she said, “people were confused and surprised that a woman had done this...” Read More


EXTREME FANDOM: LEGO
PATRICKSTARFISH415 - JANUARY 2016FANDOM

"...Most “master builders” in the LEGO world are actual employees of LEGO, but not Alice Finch. She’s a full-time mom in Seattle who got into building as a way of bonding with her young boys, but now she’s one of the most famous independent builders in the world..." Read More


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12 WORKS OF LITERATURE RECREATED IN LEGO
ABBEY STONE - OCTOBER 2016Mental Floss

"...Finch’s Hogwarts took home both the People’s Choice and Best in Show at BrickCon 2012. And what has become of her magical structure? “I don’t plan on taking it apart anytime soon,” Finch told LEGO blog The Brother Brick in February of 2013..." Read More


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DEDICATED MOM BUILDS AMAZINGLY DETAILED MODEL OF HOGWARTS WITH 400,000 LEGO BRICKS
KELCEE GRIFFIS - JANUARY 2015My Modern Met

"...During the daytime, her two sons helped her with tasks such as constructing walls and posing mini figures. After they went to bed, she often stayed up until 1 a.m. tackling more complicated feats like building in recessed lighting. Her husband contributed to the project by reading books to Finch while she worked..." Read More


MASSIVE LEGO MOUSE GUARD DISPLAY AT BRICKCON 2015
JOEY FAMELI - NOVEMBER 2015Tested

"...I wanted the landscape to stand on its own. I wanted some open space so you felth the scale of the mouse. I also wanted to have som elevation change but it needed to be interesting all on its own..." (Finch, 4:36) Watch Video


VIDEO - FILM - RADIO


A Lego Brickumentary (2015)
Directed by Kief Davidson & Daniel Junge - Realeased Nationwide January 2015
A look at the global culture and appeal of the LEGO building-block toys. Watch Trailer

Mary Sue A Lego Brickumentary Exclusive Trailer
Carolyn Cox - May 2015The Mary Sue

"...In this exclusive clip from the Jason Bateman-narrated A LEGO Brickumentary, champion builder Alice Finch shows off her incredible model of Rivendell and talks about LEGO’s increasingly gender-neutral focus and the importance of teaching girls to build..." Read More


Beyond the Brick Ep. 97 - Alice Finch
Streamed lived on December 11, 2013Beyond The Brick

Joshua Hanlon and Matthew Kay talk with Alice Finch. Watch Video


LEGO MOUSE GUARD COMIC BOOK SERIES COLLABORATIVE - BrickCon 2015

October 2015Beyond The Brick

Matthew Kay from BrickPodcast.com talks with Alice Finch and Paul Hetherington about the LEGO Mouse Guard collaborative display.


LEGO® Blocumentary Season 4 Great Creations - Alice Finch

January 2014LEGO

Season 4 of the LEGO® Blocumentary web-series highlights "Great Creations" from around the world. Alice Finch from Seattle Washington shows us her amazing LEGO recreation of Hogwarts Castle using over 400,000 LEGO bricks!


HUGE HOGWARTS MADE FROM LEGO

March 2013CNN

Castle creator Alice Finch tells Kristie Lu Stout about building a model of Hogwarts with Lego.


"Beyond the Brick" Examines World's Fascination With LEGOS

July 2015 • [CBS This Morning][0

Lego products are on sale in more than 140 countries. By last year, the total number of Lego pieces created reached 760 billion. Now, they are part of a new documentary, or "A Lego Brickumentary.” Co-director and Oscar winner Daniel Junge joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the film.


MORE THAN A TOY: LEGO ENTHUSIASTS HAVE BUILT A COMMUNITY

August 2015NPR: All Things Considered

Kief Davidson and Daniel Junge, who co-directed the documentary, tell NPR's Arun Rath that the problem was that the Lego Group drifted away from the creative community that had grown up around their product.

"They lost track of why this toy is so great," Davidson tells Rath. "That there's infinite possibilities with just building with Lego bricks." Listen to the full conversation here


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Alice Finch builds massive LEGO Hogwarts from 400,000 bricks [Photos & Interview]
Andrew Becraft - February 2013 • The Brother Brick

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Tolkien’s Rivendell comes to life with 200,000 LEGO bricks – exclusive interview with builders Alice Finch & David Frank
Andrew Becraft - December 2013 • The Brother Brick

MuggleNet Exclusive interview with creator of the LEGO Hogwarts set Alice Finch at EMCC
Keith Hawk - March 2013 • Mugglenet.com

This LEGO Hogwarts includes everything from Snape's classroom to the Chamber of Secrets
Lauren Davis - February 2013 • GIZMODO

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THE GIGANTIC AMAZING LEGO RECREATION OF RIVENDELL WILL BLOW YOUR MIND
Rob Bricken - December 2013 • GIZMODO

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LEGO Hogwarts: Alice Finch, Mom, Uses Toy Wizardry To Recreate Harry Potter’s School
Parenting - March 2013 • HUFFINGTON POST

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ACCIO LEGO! BUILDER ALICE FINCH SHARES THE SECRETS OF HOGWARTS
Kelly Knox - March 2013 • WIRED

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Mom Single-Handedly Builds 400,000-Piece Lego Hogwarts
Donna Dickens - March 2013 • BUZZFEED